CULTURE

Desert Sun


“Recently I spent time in the American West,” says the supermodel (and the new face of Dolce & Gabbana beauty) Linda Evangelista. “The color palette there is amazing—the organic, natural, earthy, caramel tans and browns. They make me think of Edward S. Curtis’s portrait of a Native American medicine man—I love the texture of his skin and the angularity of his cheekbones and nose.”

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A pair of Haley Alexander van Oosten’s L’Oeil du Vert fragrances. Courtesy of L’Oeil du Vert.

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A C. Wonder City Bike. Courtesy of brand.

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White Sands National Monument, New Mexico. Courtesy of Getty Images.

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A wide-brim toyo hat by Eugenia Kim. Courtesy of brand.

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Edward S. Curtis’s Plate 35 Hastobiga—Navaho Medicine-Man, 1904. Courtesy of Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections, Northwestern University Library.

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Harrison McIntosh’s Three Bottle Vases, 1963–1977. Photograph by Cynthia Madrigal, courtesy of AMOCA.

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A burning sage stick and stones. Courtesy of Getty Images.

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Detail of a floor made of river rocks. Courtesy of Shutterstock.

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An Hermès Birkin bag in brique. Courtesy of brand.

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The Kaufmann House in Palm Springs, California, designed by Richard Neutra, 1946. Courtesy of Corbis.